Category Archives: Catholic Writing and Publishing

Looking Backward

As humans it is sometimes difficult to not be caught up in what was; our history.  Although history has made us what we are, we sometimes fall into the trap of making the “good old days” more perfect that they … Continue reading

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Monday’s Writing Tips – Your Office!

Last week I went over all the many ways we sabotage ourselves by not taking our writing seriously. This week I would like to share some of the ways you can remedy that. First you have to get rid of all … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: October 19, 2014

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Psalms 17: 1-6 Listen, Yahweh, to an upright cause, pay attention to my cry, lend an ear to my prayer, … Continue reading

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The Joyful Beggar by Louis de Wohl

The Joyful Beggar by Louis de Wohl My rating: 4 of 5 stars What is it with Louis de Wohl’s books? They’re like peanuts or popcorn. You just keep tossing back handfuls because they’re so good and go down so … Continue reading

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“Po Sunday” Welcome Katie O’Neil our NEW Assisant Po (etry) Editor

Editor’s Note As you can see, reinforcements have arrived.  We now have an assist for Poetry Sunday who has much better taste in poetry than I do as well as a great background.   She has lots of poetry suggestions … Continue reading

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No Place Like Home

Dorothy Smith surprised and blessed the heck out of my husband and me.  Homeless since her mother died in Hurricane Katrina, Dorothy is without a doubt one of the most “at home” people that Mark and I have ever encountered. … Continue reading

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Need More Space?

As I prayed the Divine Office, I realized I was missing something important. When I pray alone, I tend to forget the call-and-response rhythm of the psalms. A more conscious effort to place the pause within each couplet, instead of … Continue reading

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Blessed, Beautiful and Bodacious by Pat Gohn

Pat Gohn, cancer survivor, celebrates womanhood by exploring a woman’s dignity, gifts and mission with exciting, personal stories. Discovering the gift of her womanhood brought her into a deeper relationship with God, her husband, family, and, to her surprise, the … Continue reading

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Monday’s Writing Tips – Are You Burying Your Talent?

Are you a professional writer? The definition of being a professional is being paid for your work. Technically if you have received as little as $5 or a free yearly subscription to a magazine for a short story, you are a … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: October 12, 2014

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Isaiah 25:6-10 On this mountain, for all peoples, Yahweh Sabaoth is preparing a banquet of rich food, a banquet of … Continue reading

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